Woodland Logistics has placed two of its largest ever contracts with Hireco after being impressed with the firm’s flexibility and customer service. The logistics firm, which specialises in packaging and building materials, has sealed a deal with Hireco for 25 curtainsiders and six flatbeds, as well as multiple trailers on rental terms. Hireco will also provide Woodland with a full management package which includes both maintenance and tyre provision. Chelmsford-based Woodland Logistics is part of international logistics firm Woodland Group. […]
FORS Gold member and tipper haulier P J Brown (Construction) has gone into administration.
LPG supplier AvantiGas has extended its partnership with Wincanton, extending its contract by five years in a £30m deal. Wincanton runs a 40-vehicle fleet, from seven sites across the UK for AvantiGas, distributing LPG to commercial and domestic consumers. Driver numbers ranging from 56 during peak winter months to between 30 and 40 during the summer. Chris Kingshott, MD, manufacturing, at Wincanton, says the redeployment of assets and drivers to other Wincanton contracts with seasonal demands ensures that AvantiGas distribution […]
XPO Logistics has landed a multi-million pound logistics deal with kitchen manufacturer Gower Furniture.